Stories tagged: Bunker Hill Mine
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 8:51 p.m.
Settlement could lead to Bunker Hill reopening, new mining jobs in the Silver Valley
In a move that could allow the storied Bunker Hill Mine in Kellogg to reopen, the federal government has settled a longstanding Superfund lawsuit against its owner.
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018
Getting the zinc out: Major cleanup project will improve health of the Coeur d’Alene River
A $48 million federal project to keep heavy metals out of the South Fork of the Coeur d’Alene River gets underway this spring. The work will be visible from Interstate …
Sun., Feb. 18, 2018
The elegant life: Historic Coeur d’Alene home on market for $8 million
Stanly Easton, chairman of the Bunker Hill Mining Co., built a 14,000-square-foot house in Coeur d’Alene’s Sanders Beach neighborhood in 1922. The historic home is on the market for about …
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
Canadian company says it wants to buy Bunker Hill Mine for $30 million
There’s talk once again of reopening the storied Bunker Hill Mine in the Silver Valley.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 4:20 p.m.
Water system contract issued for Bunk Hill site
A Pennsylvania company was awarded a $48 million contract to expand a water treatment system at the Bunker Hill Superfund site near Kellogg. AMEC Foster Wheeler Environmental & Infrastructure Inc. …
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011
Bunker Hill Mine owner dies at 71
Bob Hopper bought the defunct Bunker Hill Mine at a salvage sale and never lost his optimism that the old mine could return to its glory days as one of …